Dr. Moira Weigel


Dr. Moira Weigel ist Junior Fellow an der Harvard University, sowie gründende Redakteurin von Logic, einem Magazin über Technologie. 2017 erhielt sie ihren PhD der Yale Universität. Ihr erstes Buch Labor of Love: The Invention of Dating (2016) erschien in Deutschland unter dem Titel Dating: eine Kulturgeschichte.



Keynote – Love as Labor

Dr. Moira Weigel, Postdoctoral scholar at the Harvard Society of Fellows | How do social, economic and technological factors shape what we’d otherwise consider our most intimate and private moments? In her acclaimed book Labor of Love, Dr. Moira Weigel revealed how modern love in the western world was [...]


Fireside Chat with Dr. Moira Weigel and Dr. Sine Plambech

In this chapter, we shifted our focus from individual bodies to entire societies and the market forces that shape them, starting with a keynote on love, labor and the invention of dating in the 20th Century. A documentary case study will structure discussions around love at the global scale: How is love shaped by complexifying global societies? [...]